Inter racialdating dating niche
I tried to get him to elaborate and it seemed “irritating” was just how he felt and that’s it.
I don’t know if that’s how my African sisters feel, but I definitely don’t share that outlook.
Sometimes people believe they are being supportive and perhaps they want to be but they still cannot get beyond their racial prejudices.
It is important to keep in mind that your parents might have grown up at a time when bi-racial dating was not acceptable and youngsters were cautioned to “stick to their own race” when it came to dating, romance, intimacy, marriage and having children.
More than likely it is not personal on your family’s part but deeply ingrained attitudes that have become a part of their psyche.
I’m of the opinion that we should be open minded and consider dating not just outside your tribe, but outside of your race completely.
If you are an ardent reader of Bella Naija you’ll be familiar with the pre-wedding shoot posts of couples with different cultural backgrounds.